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Gisli Olafsson
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Crisis Leadership Guy
Crisis Leadership Guy

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A few properly translated sentences can make a huge difference for people who've just arrived to a new country. That's where you come in. If you speak Arabic or German, you can help improve Google Translate for refugees and aid workers: g.co/helptranslate
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Just created an online version of my Leading in Times of Crisis talk - based on my book http://bit.ly/TheCrisisLeaderPB

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For anybody in the #startup / #tech field - Startup Iceland 2014 - is a great reason to visit #Iceland 

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My new blog post about your reaction the moment a crisis strikes #crisis #leadership 

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Never underestimate the power of a small group of people to change the world. In fact, it is the only way it ever has. - Margaret Mead - check out more wisdom on the power of small groups in the book The Crisis Leader - http://bit.ly/TheCrisisLeader 
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My dear friends - I need your help in saving the life of my dear friend George Sigar Dima. He has for many years saved children in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya and given them hope of a new life. He currently has tuberculosis (TB) and is currently in ICU at a hospital in Nairobi fighting for his life. He needs expensive IV antibiotics ($250 per day) to fight the TB. He has helped so many children, but now it is our time to help save him!! Please consider donating through the link below and we will ensure every penny goes directly towards his medical costs!! Every penny helps so please help share this to your friends!!!

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Leadership should be born out of the understanding of the needs of those who would be affected by it - Marian Anderson. Quote from The Crisis Leader - available now on Amazon at http://bit.ly/TheCrisisLeader 
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Dear colleagues,

About a year ago, I decided to capture my lessons from two decades of managing crisis around the world into a book. I am happy to announce that it is now available on Amazon and I hope you will enjoy reading it as much as I did writing it!!!

Gisli

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Hi everyone,

About a year ago, I decided to try to capture some of my lessons from two decades of leading crisis response operations around the world into a book. I am happy to announce that the book has now launched and I hope you will enjoy reading it as much as I did writing it!

Gisli
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